Core Tools Certification Training (APQP, FMEA, SPC, MSA and PPAP)

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Cost: £1,149

Duration: 5.00 days

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Who should attend:  

This course is designed for Management Representatives, Implementation Teams, Internal Auditors and others who are involved in the auditing or implementation of Advance Product Quality Planning (APQP) activities including Controls Plans, Statistical Process Control (SPC), Measurement Systems Analysis (MSA), and Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA).Familiarity with Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) and related Core Tools would be beneficial but not necessary.

Benefits and Learning Objectives:  

Delegates will become competent in understanding, implementing and auditing APQP, FMEA, MSA and SPC. Delegates will also gain the knowledge to develop the documentation required for the preparation of Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) submissions.

Topics covered: 

  • Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) 
  • Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA) 
  • Measurement Systems Analysis (MSA) 
  • Production Part Approval Process (PPAP)
  • Statistical Process Control (SPC)

Certification: 

Delegates passing the written examinations will receive an Core Tools Certification Certificate underwritten by the UK IATF Oversight Office.


Why choose SMMT QMD:

In order to strengthen the services we provide to the UK’s automotive quality management specialists and further underpin the competitiveness of UK manufacturers, SMMT Industry Forum has created SMMT QMD, its new Quality Management Division.

SMMT QMD was launched at the inaugural Automotive Quality Management Systems Conference in Birmingham in November 2018 and aims to ensure that the UK automotive industry plays an active role in the development and governance of national and international automotive standards. 

SMMT QMD will provide a community of practice to directly support UK quality professionals, ensuring standards are effectively implemented and improving competitive performance. As such, SMMT QMD will now provide the following services:
  • An industry association for quality managers
  • Training, professional development and resources
  • Publications
  • Practical help and support


Course booking details:  

Date & Time Venue Cost Availability Take Action
16/09/2019 - 20/09/2019  09:00 - 17:00 Birmingham, United Kingdom £1,149 Fully Booked Enquire
28/10/2019 - 01/11/2019  09:00 - 17:00 Birmingham, United Kingdom £1,149 Fully Booked Enquire
25/11/2019 - 29/11/2019  09:00 - 17:00 Birmingham, United Kingdom £1,149 Spaces Available Book

Further information

SMMT QMD is the Automotive Quality Management Division of SMMT Industry Forum.

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